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What trains change in the LIRR's summer schedule

The Long Island Railroad has published a new schedule that coincides with major repairs this summer at Penn Station. To check the planned LIRR schedule yourself, click here. It takes effect July 10, 2017.

Here is a summary of the major changes for weekdays, by line. This list was updated on June 22.

Babylon

Babylon -- Morning
New to Penn Station: An extra early-morning train, will depart from Freeport at 5:43 a.m. and arrive at Penn Station at 6:24 a.m.
• 5:56 a.m. train from Babylon, due at Penn at 6:59 a.m., will be rerouted to Atlantic Terminal (arriving 6:59 a.m.).
• 6:57 a.m. express from Freeport, due at Penn at 7:40 a.m., will be rerouted to Atlantic Terminal (arriving 7:39 a.m.).
• 6:56 a.m. express from Wantagh, due at Penn at 7:43 a.m., will end its run at 7:23 a.m. at Jamaica, where customers can catch trains bound for Penn at 7:28 a.m. and 7:31 a.m.
• 7:29 a.m. express from Freeport, due at Penn at 8:13 a.m., will be rerouted to Atlantic Terminal (arriving 8:08 a.m.).
Canceled: 7:10 a.m. train from Babylon, normally due at Penn at 8:20 a.m., will not operate. To accommodate customers, the LIRR will add stops to two trains. The 6:21 a.m. from Speonk, due Penn at 8:23 a.m., will make added stops at Massapequa Park, Massapequa and Seaford very close to the schedule of the cancelled train. The 7:44 a.m. from Merrick, due at Penn Station at 8:31 a.m., will originate at Babylon and stop at Lindenhurst, Copiague and Amityville.
• 8:10 a.m. express from Freeport, normally due at Penn at 8:50 a.m., will be rerouted to Atlantic Terminal (arriving 8:47 a.m.).
• 8:25 a.m. train from Freeport, due at Penn Station at 9:08 a.m., will be rerouted to Hunterspoint Avenue (arriving 9:04 a.m.).
Babylon -- Afternoon / Evening
New from Penn Station: 3:31 p.m. train from Penn is an extra train that will run express to Rockville Centre, then make all local stops to Babylon.
Canceled: 4:57 p.m. train from Penn making Merrick and all stops to Wantagh is cancelled. Customers can take the 5:03 p.m. train from Penn, with added stops at Merrick, Bellmore and Wantagh.
Canceled: 5:19 p.m. train from Penn making Merrick and all stops to Wantagh is cancelled. Customers can take the 5:24 p.m. train from Penn, with added stops at Merrick, Bellmore and Wantagh.
Canceled: 5:40 p.m. train from Penn making Merrick and all stops to Seaford is cancelled. Customers can take the 5:47 p.m. train from Penn, with added stops at Merrick, Bellmore, Wantagh and Seaford.
Canceled: 6:05 p.m. train from Penn making Merrick and all stops to Wantagh is cancelled. Customers can take the 6:10 p.m. train from Penn, with added stops at Merrick, Bellmore and Wantagh.

Far Rockaway

Far Rockaway -- Morning
• 8:10 a.m. train from Far Rockaway, due at Penn at 9:05 a.m., will end its run at Jamaica at 8:41 a.m., where customers can catch Penn-bound trains at 8:49 a.m. and 8:52 a.m.
• A Long Beach train sharing some stops with the Far Rockaway line and leaving Valley Stream at 7:45 will be diverted to Hunterspoint at 8:13
Far Rockaway -- Afternoon / Evening
• 4:43 p.m. train from Penn, due at Far Rockaway at 5:40 p.m., will instead originate at Atlantic Terminal at 4:48 p.m.
• 5:32 p.m. train from Penn, due at Far Rockaway at 6:24 p.m., will instead originate at Jamaica at 5:52 p.m.
• 6:02 p.m. train from Penn Station, due at Far Rockaway at 6:58 p.m., will instead originate at Jamaica at 6:22 p.m.

Hempstead

Hempstead -- Morning
New to Atlantic: An extra early-morning train will be provided, departing from Hempstead at 5:33 a.m. and arriving at Atlantic Terminal at 6:23 a.m.
• 6:38 a.m. train from Hempstead, due at Penn at 7:34 a.m., will make its last stop at Jamaica at 7:08 a.m., where customers can catch Penn-bound trains at 7:18 a.m. and 7:23 a.m.
• 7:12 a.m. express from Hempstead, due at Penn at 8:03 a.m., ends its run at Jamaica at 7:39 a.m., where customers can catch Penn-bound trains at 7:45 a.m. and 7:53 a.m.
Hempstead -- Afternoon / Evening
• 5:04 p.m. train from Penn, due at Hempstead at 5:57 p.m., will instead originate at Jamaica at its usual time of 5:28 p.m.
• 5:38 p.m. train from Penn, due at Hempstead at 6:36 p.m., will instead originate at Atlantic Terminal at 5:47 p.m.
• 6:39 p.m. train from Penn, due at Hempstead at 7:33 p.m., will instead originate at Jamaica at its usual time of 7:03 p.m.
• 7:05 p.m. train from Penn, due at Hempstead at 7:56 p.m., will instead originate at Atlantic Terminal at 7:10 p.m.
New from Penn Station: Departs at 7:18 p.m. and makes all stops to Hempstead, arriving there at 8:14 p.m.

Long Beach

Long Beach -- Morning
New to Atlantic: An extra early-morning train will be provided, departing Long Beach at 4:58 a.m. and arriving at Atlantic Terminal at 6:00 a.m.
• 7:23 a.m. train from Long Beach, due at Penn at 8:22 a.m., will be rerouted to Hunterspoint Avenue (arriving 8:13 a.m.).

Port Jefferson

Port Jefferson -- Morning
• 6:25 a.m. train from Hicksville, due at Penn at 7:11 a.m., will be rerouted to Atlantic Terminal (arriving 7:11 a.m.).
Port Jefferson -- Afternoon / Evening
Canceled: 5:06 p.m. train from Penn, stopping at Syosset and terminating at Huntington at 6:07 p.m., is cancelled. Customers can take the 5:17 p.m. train from Penn, which will make all stops of the cancelled train.

Port Washington

Port Washington -- Morning
New to Penn Station: An extra early-morning train will depart Port Washington at 5:22 a.m. and arrive at Penn Station at 6:03 a.m.
Canceled: 8:04 a.m. express from Great Neck, due at Penn Station at 8:38 a.m., will not operate. As an alternative, customers may take the 8:24 a.m. from Great Neck, which will make added stops at Little Neck, Douglaston and Woodside, arriving Penn at 8:59 a.m.
Port Washington -- Afternoon / Evening
New from Penn Station: An extra train will depart Penn Station at 3:40 p.m., stopping at Woodside then all stops to Great Neck, where it arrives at 4:15 p.m.
• 4:46 p.m. train from Penn, due at Great Neck at 5:23 p.m., will instead originate at Hunterspoint Avenue at 4:49 p.m.
• 5:14 p.m. train from Penn, due at Great Neck at 5:45 p.m., will instead originate at Hunterspoint Avenue at 5:17 p.m.
Canceled: 5:26 p.m. train from Penn, due at Port Washington at 6:04 p.m. is cancelled. Customers can take the 5:29 p.m. train stopping at Manhasset, Plandome, Great Neck and Port Washington.
Canceled: 5:50 p.m. train from Penn, due at Great Neck at 6:19 p.m., is cancelled. Customers can take the 5:56 p.m. train, making the cancelled train's stops.
• 6:42 p.m. train from Penn, due at Great Neck at 7:17 p.m., will originate at Hunterspoint Avenue at 6:45 p.m.

Ronkonkoma

Ronkonkoma -- Morning
New to Penn Station: An extra early-morning train will be provided, departing Farmingdale at 4:53 a.m. and arriving at Penn Station at 6:00 a.m.
• The 6:54 a.m. express from Central Islip, normally due into Penn Station at 8:06 a.m., will make its last stop at Jamaica at 7:44 a.m. Customers can change at Jamaica to Penn Station-bound trains departing at 7:53 a.m. and 8:01 a.m.

West Hempstead

West Hempstead -- Morning
• 7:36 a.m. train from West Hempstead, due at Penn Station at 8:29 a.m., will be rerouted to Hunterspoint Avenue (arriving at 8:22 a.m.).
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